Definitive Technology Mythos XTR-SSA5 Bad Box with Polk Audio DSW Pro 440wi Subwoofer
Sound That Comes From All Directions
Spatial Array Technology uses complex directional cues to replicate the sound stage of front, center and rear speaker setup. By ingeniously freeing the audio from the speaker enclosure with multiple tweeters and drivers angled in specific ways, the Definitive Technology Mythos XTR-SSA5 makes your brain and ears believe you’re in the middle of a system of speakers positioned all around
Extruded Aluminum Enclosure
Feather-light aircraft-grade aluminum gives the hand-polished gloss black enclosures found on all Mythos XTR Series speakers their resonance-free rigidity.
Technologies to Admire
Excellent audio fidelity and clarity put the Mythos SSA-5 into rarified company with exclusive BDSS drivers that produce perfectly natural timbre and vocal clarity.
Optimized for Sound
Extraordinary patented XTDD technology dome drivers give the Mythos SSA-5 its ultra-high performance, dynamic punch, wide frequency range and broad dispersion.
Single Speaker Surround
The thrill of superb surround sound usually requires multiple speakers in separate locations. The Mythos SSA-5 lets you skip wiring several speakers and go straight to the listening experience.
Polk Audio DSW PRO 440wi 8″ Powered Subwoofer
What’s compact, and fires down or front, if you want it to? The Polk Audio DSW PRO 440wi Put it in a corner, or inside a cabinet. No other subwoofer gives you the placement flexibility of this smart, powerful subwoofer. It’s the easiest way to add deep bass excitement to any system, including a compact speaker array or a sleek SurroundBar installation. The Polk Audio DSW PRO 440wi goes anywhere you want the extra boost of realism that only solid low-frequency effects can provide.
The Polk Audio DSW PRO 440wi uses a 10″ Dynamic Balance composite polypropylene cone driver for deep, accurate response with low distortion. For a smoother response and improved durability, the woofer utilizes a rubber surround.
Klippel Optimized Woofer
By using a state-of-the-art Klippel Distortion Analyzer, Polk Audio is able to optimize the woofer’s motor structure, voice coil alignment and suspension for the best possible performance even at extreme listening levels.
Class D Amplifier
The subwoofer is powered by a high-current Class D amplifier producing 200 watts RMS power (400 watts Dynamic power) that supplies clean power for loud bass and a wide dynamic range necessary to recreate a life-like experience in your home. The efficiency of a Class D digital amplifier translates into high-power, and cool, reliable operation with low distortion.
IR Wireless Remote Control
The Polk Audio DSW PRO 440wi comes supplied with a credit card sized IR wireless remote control which operates the following subwoofer controls – Volume, Mute, Phase, Night and Polk Room Optimizer. All commands are sent to the subwoofer via IR control. The IR receiver is located on the front of the subwoofer when the subwoofer is its downward firing configuration. There is a blue LED behind the woofer’s logo badge which blinks to confirm the subwoofer has received and responded to the remote’s instructions. The LED feature can be turned off.
Feed Forward Distortion Suppression Technology
This technology maximizes acoustic output as it reduces audible distortion. Feed Forward is a zero latency system that maximizes dynamic output of the subwoofer system without relying on slow responding feedback techniques. What you’ll hear is quick, precise bass output with minimal audible distortion, even at loud volume levels.